Zip Code 08055 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMedford
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Burlington
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesMEDFORD LAKES
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesMEDFORD LAKES BORO
MEDFORD TOWNSHIP
Current Population:27179
Racial Majority:White 90.4%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$105018
Average Adjusted Gross Income$135880
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range36 - 121 ft.
Area41 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.86365900, -74.82246000

Zip Code 08055 Description

Zip Code 08055 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08055 is primarily located in Burlington County. The official US Postal Service name for 08055 is MEDFORD, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08055 are contained within or border the city limits of Medford Lakes, NJ, . Zip code 08055 is within area code 609 and area code 856. 08055 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08055 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08055 increased to 27179 from 27069 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08055 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08055 public schools is White. 8.4% of students in 08055 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24726 90.4% 25322 -2%
 Black Or African American 576 2.11% 354 +63%
 Hispanic 1127 4.12% 670 +68%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 16 -100%
 Asian 502 1.84% 498 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 46 0.17% 4 +1050%
 Other Race 18 0.01% 18 -89%
 Two Or More Races 297 1.37% 297 +26%

Zip Code 08055 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.7%
 Black Or African American 5.6%
 Hispanic 3.6%
 Asian 4.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 08055 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2717927069
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households9760
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
8.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
36.4%
Median Household Income$105018
Income Under $50K Per Year15.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year52.90%
08055 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 3Andy KimDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$421793
Average Real Estate Sale Price$320789
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 84d - Inner Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 08055 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243240505964635644362843
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455464758387867968574665
Avg Precip (In.)3.952.924.183.824.273.864.564.9343.433.553.7547.24
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type08055
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours